"List of Abstracts Received"
NANOPOROUS MATERIALS – IV Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada June 7 – 10, 2005 List of Abstracts Received 001 New Efficient Al-containing SBA-15 Materials for Removing Nitrosamines in Mild Conditions C.F. Zhou, Y.M. Wang, T.T. Zhuang, Y. Wang and J.H. Zhu P. R. China 002 Functionallization of Silica by in-situ Grafting Hydrotalcite A. Ji, L.Y. Shi, Y. Cao and Y. Wang P. R. China 003 Preparation of Mesostructured Lamellar Zirconia L.Y. Shi, L. Gao, A. Ji and Y. Wang P. R. China 004 Heterogenization of Molybdovanadophosphoric Acids on Amine-functionalized SBA-15 P. Manikandan, N. K. Kala Raj, S. S. Deshpande, Rohit H. Ingle and T. Raja India 005 Direct Synthesis of Copper-modified MCM-41 Functional Materials Z.Y. Wu, Y.M. Wang and J.H. Zhu P. R. China 006 Generating the Selective Adsorptive Sites on Activated Carbon Y. Cao, L.Y. Shi, C.F. Zhou, T.T. Zhuang, Y. Wang and J.H. Zhu P. R. China 007 Aluminum-assisted Mesopore Formation in MFI Zeolites during Desilication in Alkaline Medium J.C. Groen, L.A.A. Peffer,1 J.C. Jansen,1 J.A. Moulijn and J. Pérez-Ramírez The Netherlands, Norway 008 Controlling Morphological, Orientational and Material Properties of Mesoporous Aluminosilicate Films: Enabling Supercritical Fluid Deposition of Perpendicularly Ordered Nanowire Arrays Kevin M. Ryan, Daniel M. Lyons, Justin D. Holmes and M. A. Morris Ireland 009 Immobilization of Tungstophosphoric Acid in SBA-15 Mesoporous Materials Nong-Yue He and Ho-In Lee P. R. China, South Korea 010 Catalytically Formation of Acetic Anhydride over Tungstophosphoric Acid Modified SBA-15 Mesoporous Materials Nong-Yue He and Ho-In Lee P. R. China, South Korea 011 Photodegradation of Organic Compounds with Different Molecular Sizes in Water over TiO2 Supported On Activated Carbon Fibers Rusheng Yuan, Rongbo Guan and Jingtang Zheng P. R. China 012 Preparation of Mesoporous Carbon by Catalytic Steam Activation with Copper, Yttrium and Cerium Oxides Jingtang Zheng and Wenzhong Shen P. R. China 013 Preparation of High Surface Area Mesoporous Activated Carbon Fiber and Its Adsorption Properties of Sulfides From Light Oil Wenzhong Shen and Jingtang Zheng P. R. China 014 Functionalization of HMS Mesoporous Molecular Sieves and Their Base-Catalytic Performance Chun Yang P. R. China 015 The Sorption of Butanes over Carbon Nanotubes Zs. Ötvös, Gy. Onyestyák, J. Valyon, I. Kiricsi and L.V.C. Rees Hungary, Scotland 016 Destruction of Trichlorophenol Using Novel Nanostructured Manganese-Cerium SBA-15 Based Catalysts M. Abecassis-Wolfovich, M.V. Landau, A. Brenner and M. Herskowitz Israel 017 A New Family of Aluminoborates Containing Octahedral Open Framework Jing Ju, Jianhua Lin and Toyota Naoki P. R. China, Japan 018 Mass Spectrum Study on Degradation of Nitrosamines over Modified Zeolites S.L. Zhou, Y. Cao, H.D. Liu, Y. Wang and J.H. Zhu P. R. China 019 New Nanoparticle / LDH Composite Materials as Precursors of Metal Supported Catalysts C. Gérardin, D. Kostandinova, N. Sanson, N. Tanchoux, D. Tichit and B. Coq France 020 Mesoporous Silicalite-1 Nanocasted by Carbon with Inverse Opal Structure M. Wallau, A. A. Campos, L. Dimitrov and E A. Urquieta-González Brazil, Bulgaria 021 Mesoporous Carbon Prepared by Nanocasting of MCM-41 and MCM-48 Nanospheres M. Wallau, A. A. Campos, L. Dimitrov and E. A. Urquieta-González firstname.lastname@example.org Brazil, Bulgaria 022 Adsorption of VOC’s on Surface-Modified Mesoporous Silica Rodrigo Sarna, Peter Harlick and Abdelhamid Sayari Canada 023 “Building Block” Approach to Functionalization of Porous Materials Sheng Dai USA 024 Pt Promoted W/Zr Mixed Oxide Supported on Mesoporous SBA-15 in n-Pentane Isomerization – Effect of Preparation Method Wenchao Lee and Soofin Cheng Taiwan 025 Acid-free Synthesis of Mesotructured Silica Materials Shih-Yuan Chen and Soofin Cheng Taiwan 026 The Generation of Mesoporous CeO2 with Crystalline Pore Walls Using Novel Block Copolymer Templates B. Smarsly, T. Brezesinski, M. Antonietti, D. Grosso, C. Boissière and C. Sanchez Germany, France 027 A Dry Gel Synthesis Route to Mesoporous ZSM-5 Catalysts Yi Hsin Chou, Colin S. Cundy and Arthur A. Garforth United Kingdom 028 Determination of Cardiac Troponin I by Anodic Stripping Voltammetry at SBA-15 Mesoporous Modified Carbon Paste Electrode Hui-Shi Guo, Ji-Nan Zhang, Di Yang, Peng-Feng Xiao and Nong-Yue He P. R. China 029 Nonoxidative Dehydroaromatization Reaction of Methane to Benzene over Mo-based Catalysts Supported on MCM-41 and MCM-22. Azfar Hassan and Abdelhamid Sayari Canada 030 Functionalized Mesoporous SBA-15 Silica Molecular Sieves with Mercaptopropyl Groups: Preparation, Characterization and Application as Adsorbents Zhaohua Luan, Jay Fournier, Jan Wooten, Donald Miser and Michael Chang USA 031 Synthesis of Mesoporous Bis(triethoxysilylethen-2-yl)benzene Material with Molecular Order in the Pore Walls Wenhui Wang and Abdelhamid Sayari Canada 032 SBA-15 Templated-Ordered Mesoporous Carbon: Effect of SBA-15 Microporosity Yong Yang and Abdelhamid Sayari Canada 033 Synthesis and Characterization of Vinyl-Functionalized SBA-15 by a Novel Direct Synthesis Grafting Method Byungkyu Park, Seung-Su Park, Il Kim and Chang-Sik Ha Korea 034 Synthesis and Characterization of Tinanium-Substituted Hybrid Periodic Mesoporous Organosilicas Woojin Cho, Il Kim and Chang-Sik Ha Korea 035 Effect of Exchangeable Cation and Hydration Layer on the Swelling Property of 2:1 Dioctahedral Smectite – A Periodic First Principle Study Abhijit Chatterjee, Fujio Mizukami and Akira Miyamoto Japan 036 Preparation and Electrorheological Property of Conducting Copolyaniline/MCM-41 Nanocomposite M. S. Cho, H. J. Choi and W. S. Ahn Korea 037 Supercritical Carbon Dioxide as Medium for the Formation of Gold Nanoparticles into MCM-41and Its Catalytic Activity M. Chatterjee and Y. Ikushima Japan 038 Silica Films with a Single-Crystalline Mesoporous Structure Hirokatsu Miyata, Takashi Suzuki, Ayumu Fukuoka, Takeshi Sawada, Masatoshi Watanabe, Takashi Noma, Kazuhiro Takada, Taihei Mukaide and Kazuyuki Kuroda Japan 039 Synthesis and Optimization of Ordered Microporous Carbon Adsorbents Louis Chen, Ranjeet Singh and Paul Webley Australia 040 The Preparation and Characterization of Mesostructured Thin Films of Perovskites and Ternary Oxides T. Brezesinski, D. Grosso,2 B. Smarsly, M. Antonietti, C. Boissière, C. Sanchez , H. Amentisch and P. A. Albouy Austria, France, Germany 041 Synthesis of Mesostructured Aluminum Organophosphonates Prepared by Using Organically Bridged Diphosphonic Acids Tatsuo Kimura Japan 042 Preparation of Film-, Rod- and Fiberliker SBA-15 Mesoporous Silica in the Presence of Phosphoric Acid Wenjiang Li, Raghuraman Pitchumani, Marc-Olivier Coppens The Netherlands 043 Parsite: A New Nanoporous Aluminophosphate Cavus Falamaki Iran 044 Dye-modified Mesoporous Zinc Oxide Thin Films Prepared by Electrochemical Self-Assembly J. Rathousky, T. Loewenstein, K. Nonomura, T. Yoshida, M. Wark and D. Schlettwein Czech Republic, Germany, Japan 045 Preparing the Composites with Tunable Pore Sizes around 2 nm Qi Jiang, Yi Cao, Ting Ting Zhuang and Jian Hua Zhu P. R. China 046 Oxidation of Trimethylphenol over Mesoporous Titanosilica TS-1 Catalysts D. Das and A. Sayari Canada 047 A Novel Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Porous Material Y. Wang, J. Liu, A. Ji, L.Y. Shi, L. Gao and X.W. Han P.R. China 048 Preparation of Mesostructured Silica Using a Nonionic Fluorinated Surfactant: Correlation between Mesoporous Characteristics and Surfactant Phase Behavior J.L. Blin and M.J. Stébé France 049 Functionalization of Mesoporous Silica by Condensation of Tetramethoxysilane and Alkyl Peptidoamines Monomers in The Presence Of a Non-Ionic Fluorinated Surfactant J.L. Blin, C. Gérardin, L. Rodehüser, C. Selve and M.J. Stébé France 050 Synthesis and Functionalization of Mesoporous Silicas by Thiol Groups for Heavy Metal Sorbents C. Lesaint, F. Frébault, B. Lebeau, C. Marichal, J. Patarin, C. Delacôte, A. Walcarius France 051 Metathesis of 1-Hexene over MoO3 Supported Mesostructured γ-Al2O3 Prepared with Cationic Surfactants J. Aguado, J. M. Escola, M. C. Castro and B. Paredes Spain 052 Diels-Alder Cycloadditions of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes and Fullerenes with Electron-Rich Dienes Warakulwit, C., Bamrungsap, S., Luksirikul, P., Khongpracha, P. and Limtrakul, J. Thailand 053 Adsorption of Benzene on MCM-41-type Materials: A QM/MM Study Bavornpon Jansang and Jumras Limtrakul Thailand 054 Hollow Hexagonal Shells of Porous Carbon with Graphitic Framework Nanocast Using Zeolite β via Chemical Vapour Deposition Zhuxian Yang, Yongde Xia, and Robert Mokaya United Kingdom 055 Isolation, Characterization and Modification of Clay Solids from Oil Sand Wastes Abdul Majid, Steve Argue and Jim Margeson Canada 056 Mesostructured Aluminosilica Oxynitrides: Synthesis and Characterization of MCM-41 Solid Acid-Base Materials Yongde Xia and Robert Mokaya United Kingdom 057 Hydrotalcite (HT) and Mesoporous Mixed Oxides Obtained From HT Basic Solid Catalysts for Cyclohexanone Condensation E. Angelescu, R. Birjega, O. D. Pavel, M. Che, G. Costentin and S. Popoiu Romania, France 058 Nanoporous Organosilica Adsorbents for Selective Detection of Aromatic Compounds Michael A. Markowitz, Mazyar Zeinali, Shalini Jayasundera and Mark S. Spector USA 059 Synthesis and Characterization of Intercalated Mesostructure PANI/V2O5 Li Li and Zi-Feng Yan P. R. China 060 N-(hydroxylethyl)pyrrolidone Dehydration Performance on REOx Doped Nano-ZrO2 Catalyst Lei Zhang, Xin-Mei Liu and Zi-Feng Yan P. R. China 061 Encapsulation of Organic Dyes in Nanoporous Silica Shapes Yaroslav Yu. Kievsky and Igor Yu. Sokolov USA 062 Origami Model of Synthesis of 3D Self-Assembled Nanoporous Colloids: Direct Proof Yaroslav Yu. Kievsky and Igor Yu. Sokolov USA 063 Design 3D Self-Assembled Nanoporous Colloids Igor Yu. Sokolov USA 064 How Copper Promotes the Adsorption of Nitrosamines in SBA-15? J.H. Xu, T.T. Zhuang, Z.Y. Wu, Y.L. Wei and J.H. Zhu P.R. China 065 Photoluminescence Property of Eu(bpy)23+ Dispersed in Mesoporous Materials SBA-15 Shu-Xun Ge, Nong-Yue He and Chun Yang P.R. China 066 Microemulsion Templated Mesoporous Silica: Characterisation via Small Angle X-Ray Scattering and Stability in Aqueous Buffers S. Boskovic, J. Connolly, C.E. Buckley, T.W. Turney, M.L. Gee, G.W. Stevens and A. J. O’Connor Australia 067 Molecular Dynamics Simulation Studies of Adsorption and Diffusion of p-Xylene in Si-MCM-41 T. Nanok, P. A. Bopp and J. Limtrakul France, Thailand 068 Morphological Change of PMO and SBA-15 by Metamorphic Reconstruction S. S. Park, S. J. Kim and D. H. Park Korea 069 Fabrication and Porocity Control of Mesoporous Polycarbosilane from SBA-15 Templated Polymethylsilane J. H. Cheon, S. J. Kim, Y.-K. Seo and D. H. Park Korea 070 Aluminosilicate Macro-Channels With Structured Mesoporous Walls Alexandre Léonard and Bao-Lian Su Belgium 071 Effect of Inorganic Salt Addition on the Morphology and Texture of Acid-Made Mesoporous Silicas Tie-Zhen Ren, Zhong-Yong Yuan and Bao-Lian Su Belgium 072 Hierarchical Aluminum Oxide-Based Composite Materials with a Uniform Mesoporous- Macroporous Structure Zhong-Yong Yuan, Tie-Zhen Ren and Bao-Lian Su Belgium 073 Preparation of Crack-Free, Transparent, Mesoporous Niobium Oxide Film with Crystalline Structure by Evaporation-Induced Self-Assembly (EISA) Process Kiyotaka Nakajima, Nao Shirokura, Byongjin Lee, Daling Lu, Junko N. Kondo, Michikazu Hara and Kazunari Domen Japan 074 A Highly Sensitive and Selective Fluorescent Nanosensor for Mercury (II) Ions Based on N- Methyl-N-9-(Methylanthracene)-N’-Benzoylthiourea/Mesoporous Silica CMI-1 N. Nivarlet, S. Martinquet and B.-L. Su Belgium 075 The Potential of Highly Structured Mesoporous CMI-1 Materials for the Storage and the Controlled Release of Ibuprofen P. Mariaulle, M. Courcelle and B.-L. Su Belgium 076 Surfactant-Assisted Controllable Synthesis of Mesoporous and Nanostructured Cerium Oxide Materials Aurélien Vantomme, Zhong-Yong Yuan and Bao-Lian Su Belgium 077 New Phenomenon in the Channels of Mesoporous Silicate CMI-1: Photoluminescent Properties, Quantum Size Effect and Two-Photon Absorption of Zno Nanoparticles C. Bouvy; E. Chelnokov; W. Marine and B.-L. Su Belgium, France 078 Synthesis of Hollow Spherical Mesoporous Carbon Materials with Graphitic Framework Yongde Xia, Zhuxian Yang and Robert Mokaya UK 079 Colloidal Crystal Templated Meso&Macro Porous Carbons as High Performance Electrode Materials Isamu Moriguchi, Fimihiro Nakahara, Hirotoshi Yamada and Tetsuichi Kudo Japan 080 Evaluation of Mesostructured Silicas Pores Blocking by Metal Oxide Phase Ensembles Using N2-Adsorption. L.Vradman, M. V. Landau, D. Kantorovich, Y. Koltypin and A. Gedanken Israel 081 Synthesis and Catalytic Application of Tantalum and Silica Pillared Porous Materials from Layered Silicate Ilerite Sun Jin Kim, Min Jo Park, Kwang-Deog Jung and Oh-Shim Joo Korea 082 Novel Synthesis and Characterization of Mesostructured Silica Pearls and Silver-supported Analogs Xiang-Hai Tang, Yu-He Wang and Xin Wen P. R. China 083 Synthesis and Characterization of Nano-sized Anatase-supported SBA-15 Silica with Superacidity Xiang-Hai Tang, Yu-He Wang and Xin Wen P. R. China 084 Formation and Treatment of Large Pore 2-D Hexagonal and 3-D Cubic Mesoporous Silicas Freddy Kleitz, Chia-Min Yang, Cilaîne V. Teixera, Wolfgang Schmidt, Viveka Alfredsson and Mika Lindén Taiwan, Sweden 085 The Prediction of the Reactivity of n-Butyraldehyde over MCM-41 Materials. An In - Situ CIR-FTIR Study Philippe Trens, Nathalie Tanchoux, Pierre-Marie Papineschi and François Fajula France 086 Organic Solvents Adsorption in Mesoporous Materials: A Scaling Effect Approach of Capillary Condensation Processes Philippe Trens, Nathalie Tanchoux, Daniel Maldonado, Francesco Di Renzo and François Fajula France 087 Synthesis of Mesoporous Spheres of MCM-48 Obtained by Pseudomorphic Transformation of Chromatographic Silica Particles Anne Galarneau, Carolina Petitto, Francesco Di Renzo and François Fajula France 088 Investigation of Effect of Particle Size of Ordered Mesoporous Carbon on Catalytic Activity for Direct Methanol Fuel Cell Chanho Pak, Hyung Ik Lee, Ji Man Kim, Dae Jong You, Seol-Ah Lee and Hyuk Chang Korea 089 Melting of Krypton Monolayers Adsorbed On Carbon Nanopores Lucyna Firlej and Bogdan Kuchta France 090 Influence of the Wall Heterogeneity on the Layering Transition in Cylindrical Pores Bogdan Kuchta, Guilaume Maurin and Lucyna Firlej France 091 Synthesis and Characterization of Molecular Sieves Containing Zirconium and Titanium: ET(Zr)S-4 A. Levat, D. Vuon, P. De Luc and A. Nastro ITALY 092 Quantitative Measurement of the Dehydroxylation and Dealumination of Mordenite by 1H, 29 Si, and 27Al MAS and MQMAS NMR Hailong Fei, Tiehong Chen, Kristof Houthoofd and Piet J. Grobet P.R. China, Belgium 093 Toward the Aluminum Cooperation in Dealuminated Modenite and USY: A High Resolution 27 Al MAS and MQ/MAS NMR Study Hailong Fei, Tiehong Chen, Kristof Houthoofd and Piet J. Grobet P.R. China, Belgium 094 Organic Zeolites D. V. Soldatov and J. A. Ripmeester Canada 095 Effect of Catalyst on the Formation and Structure of Bimodal Mesoporous Silica Xiaozhong Wang, Wenhuai Li, Bing Zhong and Kechang Xie P.R. China 096 The Stepwise Formation of Ternary ZnEM [E = S, Se; M = Cd, Hg] Nanomaterials within a Mesoporous Framework Elizabeth A. C. Turner, John F. Corrigan and Yining Huang Canada 097 A High Capacity, Water Tolerant Adsorbent for CO2: Diethanolamine Supported on Pore- Expanded MCM41 Robert Franchi, Peter J.E. Harlick and Abdelhamid Sayari Canada 098 Design of Nanoporous Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Fibers for Highly Selective Removal of Mercury Chunqing Liu, Nathaniel Naismith and James Economy USA 099 Incorporation of Methanol and Ethanol into the Nanostructured Tunnels of Palygorskite W. Kuang and C. Detellier Canada 100 Synthesis and Investigation of Mesoporous Polysiloxane Matrixes Containing Nanoclusters of Some Metals T.F. Gamza, Yu.L. Zub and M.Jaroniec USA 101 Catalytic Activity of Supported Iron Oxide Nanoparticles in the Water Gas Shift Reaction Thiago G. Rosa, Márcia de Souza Ramos, Luiz Carlos Pinheiro Fernandes Júnior, Emília Celma de Oliveita Lima and Maria do Carmo Rangel Brazil, Argentina 102 Adsorption Hysteresis of Pure Fluids in Novel Ordered Micro/Mesoporous Silica Pore Networks M.Thommes, B. Smarsly, P. I. Ravikovitch and A. V. Neimark USA 103 Study of the Sorption and Phase Behavior of Water and Simple Gases in Novel Ordered Mesoporous Materials M.Thommes, H. Huwe, J. Jagiello, J. Dixon, J. Morell and M. Froeba USA, Germany 104 Synthesis and Acidity Modification of Zr-MCM-41 for n-Hexane Isomerization L. F. Chen, L. E. Noreña, J. A. Wang, P. Salsa, J. Navarrete Mexico 105 The Effect of Synthesis Time on Adsorption Properties of FDU-1 Materials Rafal M. Grudzien and Mietek Jaroniec USA 106 Synthesis and Adsorption Properties of FDU-1 Cage-like Silica with Carbon Layers Deposited in Mesopores Ewa B. Celer and Mietek Jaroniec USA 107 Mesoporous Pitch-based Carbons with Bimodal Distribution of Uniform Mesopores Created after Dissolution of Colloidal Silica Spheres and SBA-15 Particles Kamil Gierszal and Mietek Jaroniec USA 108 Periodic Mesoporous Organosilicas with Integrated Multifunctional Spacious Molecular Rings into Silica Framework: Synthesis, Characterization and Application for Heavy Metal Ions Adsorption Oksana Olkhovyk and Mietek Jaroniec USA 109 Optimization of Synthesis Time for SBA-15 Materials Pasquale F. Fulvio and Mietek Jaroniec USA 110 Characterization of Pore Structure of Copolymer-templated Periodic Mesoporous Organosilicas Oksana Olkhovyk, Michal Kruk, Rebecca Sutton and Mietek Jaroniec USA 111 Optimization of Silica/Surfactant Ratio in MCM-41 Synthesis Michal Kruk, Mietek Jaroniec, Hyun June Shin and Ryong Ryoo USA 112 Synthesis of Niobium Molecular Sieves with a New Nb Source and Catalytic Oxidation of Cyclohexene Eliezer Ladeia Gomes and Dilson Cardoso Brazil 113 Selective Introduction of Solid Acid Sites into the Mesopore Surface of Non-acidic USY Zeolite by Aluminum Insertion Hiromichi Shimada, Kosaku Honna, Yasuhiro Araki and Yoichi Nishimura Japan 114 Periodic Mesoporous Organosilicas with Various Organic Functionality and Crystal-Like Pore Wall Structure S. Inagaki, M. P. Kapoor, M. Ohashi and T. Shimada Japan 115 Mesoporous Aluminosilicates from Zeolitic Precursors and TEOS Junlin Zheng, Shangru Zhai, Dongjiang Yang, Dong Wu and Yuhan Sun P. R. China. 116 VOx Loaded Hydrothermally Stable MCM-41 Analogue with Extensive Embedded Voids for Ethylbenzene Dehydrogenation Junlin Zheng, Shangru Zhai, Dongjiang Yang, Dong Wu and Yuhan Sun P. R. China. 117 Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Mesoporous Silicas with Both Hydrothermally Stable Framework and Hydrothermally Stable Functionalities Ningya Yu, Junlin Zheng, Qunli Tang, Dong Wu and Yuhan Sun P. R. China 118 Isopropylation of Naphthalene over Mesostructured Aluminosilicate Nanoparticles with Wormhole Framework Structures Shangru Zhai, Junlin Zheng, Dongjiang Yang, Dong Wu and Yuhan Sun P.R. China 119 Novel Non-Template Route to Mesoporous Silica with Narrowed Pore Size Distribution Dongjiang Yang, Shangru Zhai, Junlin Zheng, Yao Xu, Dong Wu and Yuhan Sun P.R. China 120 Treatment of MSU-S with NaAlO2 solution in the presence of CTAB: Effect of NaAlO2 amount on the structure Shangru Zhai, Junlin Zheng, Dongjiang Yang, Dong Wu and Yuhan Sun P.R. China 121 Famotidine Drug Adsorption on Carboxylic Acid Functionalised Ordered SBA-15 Mesoporous Silica Qunli Tang, Ningya Yu, Zhijie Li, Dong Wu and Yuhan Sun P.R. China 122 Hydrothermal Preparation and Characterization of High Surface Area Perovskite-Type BaTiO3 with Mesoporous Texture Bo Hou, Zhijie Li, Yao Xu, Dong Wu and Yuhan Sun P.R.China 123 Synthesis And Characterization of Exfoliated Poly(Butyacrylate-Co-Methyl Methacrylate)/Clay Via Emulsion Polymerization Zhiyi Zhang, Ning Zhao, Wei Wei, Dong Wu and Yuhan Sun P.R.China 124 SO3H-Functionalized SBA-15 for Esterification of Salicylic Acid with Dimethyl Carbonate Yan Zheng, Xiaowei Su, Xuehong Zhang, Wei Wei and Yuhan Sun P.R.China 125 Synthesis of Mesoporous Zirconia with Enhanced High Thermal and Hydrothermal Stability Yachun Liu, Jiangang Chen and Yuhan Sun P.R.China 126 Optimal Design of Hierarchically Structured Nanoporous Catalysts Marc-Olivier Coppens Netherlands 127 Behavior of NiO and Nio Phases at High Loadings in SBA-15 and SBA-16 Mesoporous Silica Matrices D. Kantorovich, L. Haviv, L. Vradman, M.Kaliya and M. V. Landau Israel 128 Immobilization of Molecular H3PW12O40 Heteropolyacid Catalyst in Alumina-Grafted Mesostructured SBA-15 Silica Matrix P. Madhusudhan Rao, A. Wolfson, M. V. Landau, S.Kababya, S.Vega and M. Herskowitz Israel 129 Effect of Nanoporous ZrO2 Crystal Size on the Surface Sulfur Capacity and Performance of Sulfated ZrO2 as an Acidic Catalytic Material M. V. Landau, L. Titelman, A. M. Shapira-Tchelet, D. Tavor, L. Vradman and A. Wolfson Israel 130 Applications of Skeletal-Structured Biporous Silicate Powders in Adsorption and Catalysis Son-Ki Ihm, Chang-Gun Oh, Younkyoung Baek, Mun-Yong Seong, Ji-Sun Yun and Kyoung-Hun Kim Korea 131 Amine Grafted Mesoporous Silica Supports for Acid Gas Removal from Humid Process Streams Peter J.E. Harlick and Abdelhamid Sayari Canada 132 Metathesis of Linear α-Olefins with MoO3 Supported on MCM-41 Catalyst Hynek Balcar, Pavel Topka, Naděžda Žilková, Joaquin Pérez-Pariente and Jiří Čejka Czech 133 Introduction of Tin into Mesoporous Molecular Sieves for Oxidation of Adamantanone Iveta Nekoksová, Naděžda Žilková and Jiří Čejka Czech 134 Study of the Mechanism of Formation of A Siliceous MSU-X Type Material by Means of Fluorescence Probing and NMR Techniques C. Lesaint, B. Lebeau, C. Marichal and J. Patarin France 135 Synthesis, Characterization and Catalytic Properties of Cobalt and Molybdenum Oxides Supported onto AlMCM-41 Materials with Different Si/Al Ratios Marcelo J. B. Souza, Antonio O. S. Silva, Ana C.S.L.S. Coutinho and Antonio S. Araujo Brazil 136 Hydrodesulphurization of Thiophene over Cobalt and Molybdenum Sulfides Supported On MCM-41 Nanostructured Materials Marcelo J. B. Souza, Antonio O. S. Silva, Anne M. G. Pedrosa, Joana M. F. B. Aquino and Antonio S. Araujo Brazil 137 Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis over Co/SiMCM-41 and Co/SiO2 Materials: The Role of Support at Different Cobalt Loadings Marcelo J. B. Souza, Antonio O. S. Silva, Antonio S. Araujo and Luiz A. M. Pontes Brazil 138 Synthesis and Characterization of Al,Si-SBA-15 Nanostructured Materials with Different Silica-Alumina Ratio Ana C.S.L.S. Coutinho, Antonio S. Araujo, Marcelo J.B. Souza, Antonio O.S. Silva, Geraldo N. Rocha Filho and José R. Zamian. Brazil 139 Soybean Oil Hydrogenation by Ni/MCM-48 Catalysts Patrícia T. S. da Luz, Ana C.S.L.S. Coutinho, Antonio S. Araujo, Paulo R. S. Batista, Miguel Braga, Geraldo N. Rocha Filho and José R. Zamian Brazil 140 Synthesis, Characterization and Luminescent Properties of MCM-41 and AlMCM-41 Mesoporous Materials Containing Tb(III) and Eu(III) Ions Joana M. F. B. Aquino, José Expedito C. da Silva, Antonio S. Araujo, Dulce M. A. Melo Marcelo J. B. Souza and Antonio O. S. Silva Brazil 141 Pollen as a Pore Templating Agent in the Synthesis of Macroporous Silica Terry Nassivera and Christopher Landry USA 142 Degradation of Bis(2-chloroethyl)sulfide with Particulate Mo- and V-doped Mesoporous Silica Adam C. Sorensen, Stephanie Livingston, Christopher R. Ringenbach and Christopher C. Landry USA 143 Strategies for Construction of Porous Silica Particles with Externally Bound Peptides Kai Cheng, Sean Solberg, and Christopher C. Landry USA 144 Synthesis of Highly Ordered Mesoporous Silica with Poly(Vinyl Alcohol) as Template Y. P. Liu, Z. Y. Yuan, J.G. Wang, G. J. Zhang and T.H. Chen P.R. China 145 Synthesis of Hierarchical Structural MCM-41 with High Hydrothermal Stability and Its Application in Environmental Catalysis Su Liu, Lingdong Kong, Xuewu Yan, Quanzhi Li and Adi He P. R. China 146 On the Mechanism of Formation of SBA-1, SBA-2 and SBA-3 as Studied By In Situ XRD N. Baccile, A. Riley, H. Amenistch, S. Tolbert, M. Linden, F. Babonneau USA, Austria, Finland 147 Solid State NMR Investigation of Interactions between Surfactant Molecules and Walls in Mesostructured Organosilicas. N. Baccile, F. Babonneau France 148 Nitrogen Adsorption and Mercury Intrusion in Mesoporous Silicas with Different Pore Connectivities A. Galarneau, B. Lefèvre, H. Cambon, S. Valange, Z. Gabelica, J.P. Bellat and F. Di Renzo France 149 Dynamics and Phase Behaviour of Organic Guests in Mesoporous Materials P.Desjardins, T.Larsen, C.I.Ratcliffe and J.A.Ripmeester. Canada 150 Microporous and Mesoporous Molecular Sieves for Toluene Acylation Jana Klisáková and Jiří Čejka Czech 151 Confinement of Simple Gases inside Open Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Zygmunt J. Jakubek and Benoit Simard Canada 152 The Influence of Vanadium Sources on the Catalytic Activity of VMCM-41 P. Selvam and S.E. Dapurkar India 153 Vapor–Phase Photocatalytic Oxidation of VOCs over Novel Uranyl–Anchored MCM-41 Heterogeneous Catalyst K. Vidya, V.S. Kamble, N.M. Gupta and P. Selvam India 154 Pore Size Characterization of Nanoporous Materials and Films from N2, Ar and Organic Vapors Adsorption Peter I. Ravikovitch, Aleksey Vishnyakov, Alexander V. Neimark, Manuela Ribeiro Carrott, Patrúcia Russo and Peter Carrott USA, Portugal 155 Immobilization of Mn(salen) Complex on Aluminum-containing Mesoporous Materials by Microwave Heating for Epoxidation of Styrene Donghong Yin, Jianfu Liu, Yan Zhang, Qiang Gao and Gongxuan Lu China 156 The Solid-state Interaction of ZnCl2 and MCM-41 under Microwave Heating and Used as a Catalyst for High Regioselective Diels-Alder Reaction of Myrcene Jianfu Liu, Donghong Yin, Liangsheng Qin, Dulin Yin and Gongxuan Lu China 157 Production of High Strength Polyethylene Fibers by Ethylene Extrusion Polymerization with Mesoporous Particle Supported Metallocene Catalyst Zhibin Ye and Shiping Zhu Canada 158 The Effect of Carbon in Improving the Stability of Mesoporous Silica Ye Zhang, Ji Man Kim, Wei Wei, Dong Wu and Yuhan Sun P.R. China, Korea 159 Synthesis and Characterization of Tungsten Nitride with High Surface Area Peng Bai and Zi-Feng Yan P.R. China 160 Template Approaches to Various Macroporous Structures Z. Zhou and (George) X.P. Zhao Singapore 161 Morphomogy of Large-pore Periodic Mesoporous Organosilicas X.Y. Bao and (George) X.P. Zhao Singapore 162 Carbonization of Sucrose in the Presence of Zeolite Additive: Control over Pore Structure and Morphology F. Su, L. Lv and (George) X.P. Zhao Singapore 163 Microporous Titanosilicate ETS-10 for Divalent Heavy Metal Removal L. Lv, F. Su and (George) X.P. Zhao Singapore 164 Gold Nano-particles Deposited on Different Mesoporous Alumina for Carbon Monoxide Oxidation at Low Temperature Liangsheng Qin, Jianfu Liu, Donghong Yin P.R. China 165 The Modification of Silica Gel with Amino Groups and Its Catalytic Ability Xuehong Zhang, Bing Chen, Wenyu Zhang, Wei Wei and Yuhan Sun P.R. China 166 Artificial Inorganic Enzymes: Encapsulation of Enzymes on Nanoporous Support Materials B. Paul Zhang, M. T. Janicke, J. A. Bailey and W. Woodruff USA 167 A Novel Mixed Cationic-Nonionic Surfactant Templating Approach For The Synthesis of Mesoporous Niobium Containing Silica - A Promising Epoxidation Catalyst Izabela Nowak and Maria Ziolek Poland 168 Synthesis and Characterization of New Mesostructured Silica HUM-1 Suk Bon Yoon, Jeong Yeon Kim, Jong-Sung Yu, Kamil P. Gierszal and Mietek Jaroniec Korea, USA 169 Catalytic Performance of Noble Metals Supported on Al2O3-Modified MCM-41 for Thiophene Hydrodesulfurization Y. Kanda, Y. Uemichi, T. Kobayashi, L. Andalaluna and M. Sugioka Japan 170 Determining the Spatial Distribution of Al in Various Mesoporous Aluminosilicates E.M. Serwicka, R. Mokaya, J. Połtowicz and W. 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Zhao Singapore 202 The Effect of Nickel on the Textural and Catalytic Properties of Mordenite Lucimar Pacheco Gomes, Alcineia Conceição Oliveira, Saulo de Tarso Figueiredo Grecco, Patrício Reyes, Alberto Albornoz and Maria do Carmo Rangel Brazil, Venezuela 203 Evaluation of MY Zeolites (M= Pt, Pd, Ni) in the Transalkylation of Trimethylbenzene with Benzene Márcia de Souza Ramos, Alcinéia Conceição Oliveira, Débora Correa dos Santos, Saulo de Tarso Figueiredo Grecco, Patrício Reyes and Maria do Carmo Rangel Brazil, Chile 204 Synthesis and Characterization of Mesostructured Alloys with Controlled Compositions Yusuke Yamauchi, Sadasivan Nair Sivakumar, Tokihiko Yokoshima, Toshiyuki Momma, Tetsuya Osaka and Kazuyuki Kuroda Japan 205 Effect of the Solvent Used in the Immobilization of Cobalt(II)-Tetrasulfophthalocyanine Silica-based Si-MCM-41 Nanostructured Material Joana M. F. B. Aquino, Francisco L. de Castro, Glauber J. T. Fernandes, José Alcides S. Martins, Valter J. 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Miele France 217 In-Situ Studies of the Formation Mechanism of SBA-15 Viveka Alfredsson, Heinz Amenitsch, Katarina Flodström, Mika Lindén, Cilâine V. Teixeira and Håkan Wennerström Sweden, Austria, Finland, Germany 218 Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles within Ordered Mesoporous Carbon (CMK-3) J. M. Cao, Y. L. Cao, X. Chang, M. B. Zheng, J. S. Liu and H. M. Ji P. R. China 219 Colloidal Crystals as Templates for Zinc Sulphide Inverse Opal via Solvothermal Approach J. M. Cao, X. Chang, M. B. Zheng, H. B. Huang, Y. L. Cao and X. F. Ke P. R. China 220 Facile Solid-state Synthesis of a Lamellar Mesostructured Material J. M. Cao, J. S. Liu, B. Q. Fang, J. Wang, M. B. Zheng and L. J. Pan P. R. China 221 Evaluation of Natural and Modified Romanian Clays for the Removal of Radioactive Isotopes from Liquid Effluents Eveline Popovici, Igor Cretescu, Gabriela Soreanu, Elena Botezatu, Claudia Hristodor, Alina- Mihaela Hanu and Diana Maftei Romania, Canada 222 New Modifications of Layered MCM-36 Molecular Sieve Pillared with Various Mixed Oxides: Facts and Perspectives J. Kornatowski, J.-O. Barth and J.A. Lercher Germany 223 Mesostructured and Mesoporous Pure and Substituted Barium Hexaferrite Phases Eugenia E. Macias, Vadim V. Guliants and Moises A. Carreon Mexico, USA 224 An Ultrafiltration Membrane, Prepared with MSU-Type Mesoporous Silica: Preparation and Specific Filtration Behavior Eric Prouzet, André Larbot, Cédric Boissière and Marco U. Martines France, Brasil 225 Syntheses of Ordered Non-Silica Mesoporous Materials Dongyuan Zhao P.R. China 226 Studies of Anionic Surfactant Templated Mesoporous Structures by Electron Microscopy Alfonso E. 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